CCSU women's lacrosse head coach Rachel Tringali announced that Erin Cayea will be joining her coaching staff for the 2009 season. Cayea was previously the assistant women's lacrosse coach at Villa Julie College.
Cayea, who graduated from Towson University, worked as the assistant strength and conditioning coach at the University in 2005 before leaving for Villa Julie College. As a strength and conditioning coach she was responsible for coordinating and implementing team conditioning as well. At Villa Julie Cayea assisted in day to day practices and the recruiting process for the women's lacrosse program.
Cayea played on the women's lacrosse team for four years and was captain of the squad during her senior campaign. She helped lead the Tigers to the CAA championship in 2005.
Cayea holds a Bachelors of Science degree from Towson and a Masters of Science from Appalachian State University. She is also a Certified Stength and Conditioning Specialist by the National Strength and Conditioning Association.